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Is the nutty professor a remake?

By: Manisha NayakUpdated: January 11, 2021


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The Nutty Professor is a 1996 American slapstick science-fiction comedy film starring Eddie Murphy. It is a remake of the 1963 film of the same name, which starred Jerry Lewis, which itself was a parody of Robert Louis Stevenson's 1886 novella Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.

Just so, how many nutty professors are there?

The Nutty Professor
Nutty Professor II: The Klumps

Furthermore, is Disney a nutty professor?

Valiant , the Nutty Professor : Walt Disney Family Movie Night 2 Pack Collection.

What happened to Carla in Nutty Professor 2?

She didn't appear in The Nutty Professor II: The Klumps, but it was assumed that she broke up with Sherman as Sherman mentions that they are now just friends, she was replaced by Denise Gaines.

How much did Eddie Murphy get paid for Nutty Professor?

He earned $16 million for The Nutty Professor (1996), $17.5 million for Doctor Dolittle (1998), $20 million for Nutty Professor II (2000). For Nutty Professor II he also received 20% of the gross receipts, which brought his total payday to more than $60 million from the film.


Will there be a Nutty Professor 3?

The Nutty Professor 3 Probably Won't Happen
He's returning for sequels Coming 2 America and Beverly Hills Cops IV, but at this point, The Nutty Professor 3 doesn't seem to be a consideration. The series belongs to a different era of studio comedy, and there doesn't seem to be any real audience demand for more.

Is Jerry Lewis still alive?

Deceased (1926–2017)

Is Nutty Professor on Netflix?

The Nutty Professor ( 1996 ) on Netflix
Grossly overweight professor Sherman Klump, desperate to lose weight, takes a special chemical that turns him into the slim but obnoxious Buddy Love.

How did they film The Nutty Professor?

The Nutty Professor
Nutty Professor II: The Klumps

What is Eddie Murphy's net worth?

Eddie Murphy's net worth is $200 million.
Murphy is credited with helping to revitalize the show, and his popularity led to his stand-up specials Delirious and Eddie Murphy Raw.

Who wrote Nutty Professor?

Jerry Lewis
Tom Shadyac
Steve Oedekerk
Barry W. Blaustein
David Sheffield

Is Richard Simmons in The Nutty Professor?

Eddie Murphy plays a total of seven characters in the film. He plays every member of the Klump family except for Ernie Klump Jr., the nephew who is played by actor Jamal Mixon, as well as the Richard Simmons lookalike, Lance Perkins.